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    Story illustrating the work of an Anglican priest in British Guiana, and the shortage of priests there.

     
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    Great Britain

    A film addressing the geographical conditions, agriculture, and industries within British Guiana.

    A title explains that 'the low marshy coast of British Guiana is alluvium' as cattle stand in the marshy land. The film then shows ...

     
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    ROVING REPORTGreat Britain

    DOCUMENTARY. Dr Cheddi Jagan, Prime Minister of British Guiana, talks about the social and racial problems of the colony and its hopes for full independ- ence.

     
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    Great Britain

    HOME MOVIES. Scenes of the sugar cane industry in British Guiana (Guyana).

    Sugar cane loaded from boat onto a river bank. Man cutting down cane with a machete. Man carrying cane on head and throwing it into a large rectangular ...

     
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    Great Britain

    Scenes in British Guiana. Local village life; sugar cane plantation work; cattle ranching; forest bird life; Amazonian Indian village; river rafting.

    Kytor Falls. Women washing clothes in the river. Girl in hat. Street with river and ...

     
  • CARIBBEAN

    CARIBBEAN 1951 has video enhanced entry

    Great Britain

    A film depicting the Caribbean islands - West Indies, British Guiana and British Honduras - and highlighting the traditional customs and songs, before showing the modern developments and welfare services available.

    The film opens ...

     
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    CLOSE-UPCanada

    Politics in British Guiana.

     
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    TELEVISION NEWSREELGreat Britain

    The desposed PM of British Guiana protests against susp[ension of the colony's constitution.

     
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    Great Britain

    The geography, peoples and products of British Guiana. A shorter version of the 1951 36 minute film.

     
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    EL DORADO 1951

    Great Britain

    DOCUMENTARY. The people, resources and industries of British Guiana.

    RL.1 Credits (78). A chart showing the location of Guyana, the 'El Dorado' of Walter Raleigh (122). The Guyanese mountains and jungle viewed from a boat passing ...

     
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    GB

    Film of the Falls Patrol in British Guiana.

    Footage of the patrol and one of the soldiers talking about it: the adventure, challenge and change it provides; the boat trip and its interest; back onto the land, which ...

     
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    Jones Collection

    The Jones Collection is made up of films taken by the renowned epidemiologist and expert on tropical disease, Cenydd Richard Jones. Jones, who was awarded the MBE, OBE and CBE for his work in the field of medicine, worked for the ...